Paulson Recreation Center Reopens in Lincoln Lemington

PITTSBURGH, PA (November 7, 2018) Paulson Recreation Center in Lincoln-Lemington is reopening today after undergoing three months of renovations. 

While the center is reopened for all residents – including popular afterschool activities for area youth – further improvements will be made to the building through the rest of the year. 

Improvements completed and underway include: 

  • Complete new HVAC/heating & cooling system 
  • Two new roofs--flat roof portion of building and pitched roof portion of building 
  • Repointing and restoring of the block side of the building: painting and waterproofing
  • Addition of new windows to main teaching room of building   
  • New ventilation system added to kitchen 
  • Interior repainting
  • New concrete steps and entryway 
  • New doors coming in late December and new Rec Center sign coming soon 
  • Gym floor stripped, scrubbed and refurbished 

The budget for the work was  $432,986.90. 

Paulson Rec Center is located at 1201 Paulson Avenue and is open 12-8 p.m., Monday through Friday. The center can be reached by telephone at 412.665.3627. 

Photos of the pitched roof and new gym floor are below:







Timothy McNulty
Communications Director